Registered Nurse - Operating Room

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

The Perioperative Registered Nurse will provide care to those patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures. Surgical services represented include General and Orthopedic surgery, OB/GYN, GU, Vascular, and Podiatric surgery. Occasional call is a part of the job expectation. The perioperative nurse will work well with anesthesia by providing assistance as needed while also maintaining control and organization of the surgical suite and ensuring sterility of the sterile field while simultaneously providing excellent patient care and patient advocacy. Competencies include but are not limited to Ability to scrub and circulate in surgical cases; orthopedics, general surgery, OB/GYN, aseptic technique, sterilization techniques, assessment skills, and technological skills.This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor.This is a per diem position.Behavioral ExpectationsTeam Player: MCH OR nursing prides itself on developing and maintaining a supportive collaborative and professional team environment. We are looking for a candidate that is a team player that possesses some or all of these qualities.* Demonstrates Reliability* Communicates Constructively* Shares Openly and Willingly* Shows Commitment to the Team* Treats Others in a Respectful and Supportive Manner* Exhibits FlexibilityProfessionalism: MCH OR nursing values and recognizes the contributions of its nurses' knowledge and expertise to clinical care quality and patient outcomes. We are looking for a candidate that possesses some or all of these qualities.* Exhibits Nursing / Clinical Scholarship* Personal Accountability* Commitment to Mentorship / Preceptorship* Excellent Work Ethic* Superior Clinical Judgment* Committed to Patient Safety and Supporter of a 'Just Culture'Compassion: MCH OR nursing realizes that compassion is nursing's most valuable and sometimes underutilized asset. MCH OR nursing understands that compassion, along with confidence, competence, conscience, commitment and comportment are the six core elements of caring. We are looking for a truly compassionate and caring nurse that possesses some or all of these qualities* Treats all of our patients with dignity and the utmost respect* Honors the art and profession of nursing through their compassionate care* Needs to recognize that advanced clinical skills and compassionate care are not mutually exclusive* Blends the use of high technology and old fashioned compassionate care* Realizes that caring without compassion is incomplete nursing care

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